To obtain the PLAPACK source code:
  1. Important: Contact us at
    and let us know for what you intend to use PLAPACK. Often, we will point you to other packages that are more appropriate.
  2. Zen and the Art of HPPC (Tutorial).
  3. Optionally, order Using PLAPACK (Users' Guide) from The MIT Press.
  4. Get the source:
  5. The installation is pretty self-explanatory:
  6. Note: If you need to use the FORTRAN interface on 64-bit systems, contact us for more instructions.

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Last Updated: June 12, 2007